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Kwan, Rosamund

Overview
Works: 228 works in 575 publications in 8 languages and 2,928 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Martial arts films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Biographical films  Historical films  History  Filmed performances  Filmed stand-up comedy routines  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rosamund Kwan
Once upon a time in China = Huang Feihong by Jet Li( Visual )

56 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1875. Western gunboats are off the southern coast of China, foreign traders and priests are making their mark. China is attempting to come to terms with foreigners and things foreign but with little to measure them against. Jet Li plays a late incarnation of the legendary martial arts folk hero Wong Fei Hung as a young man. He has a traditional world view and is rash and stubborn. But he knows that something must be done. He leads the local militia against foreign aggression. He is put under house arrest by the Manchus intent on suppressing rebellious internal movements. The success of this film started a new martial arts cycle
Big Shot's funeral by Xiaogang Feng( Visual )

22 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a world famous film director is tossed off the picture by his studio boss, his depression is only relieved by his unlikely friendship with a down-on-his-luck cameraman
Once upon a time in China II = Wong fei-hung II( Visual )

14 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Huang Fei-hung, the legendary Cantonese martial arts master and folk hero, gets involved with the White Lotus Sect, who believe their magic makes them invulnerable to weapons
Once upon a time in China 3 by Hark Tsui( Visual )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in Chinese and English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This lavish period drama explores Wong's adventures, as he defends his country against dangerous enemies who want to finish their triumphant reign a the foremost force in martial arts
Once upon a time in China trilogy( Visual )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Once upon a time in China trilogy of films follows the life of Wong Fei-Hung, legendary martial arts hero and practitioner of traditional medicine. In the first, his fight is against foreign forces' plundering China. In the second, he faces The White Lotus society, a fanatical cult seeking to drive the Europeans out of China through violence. In the third, he arrives in Peking just as the Empress announces a Lion Dance martial arts contest, facing a rival who is determined to win at any cost
Operation Condor 2 : the armour of Gods( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jackie plays a fortune hunter whose ex-girlfriend is kidnapped and held for ransom by an evil cult! Then, things really kick into high gear when her fiancé, an old friend of Jackie's, turns to him for help in finding and delivering the kidnappers' lone demand: the priceless Armour of the Gods!
'A' gai waak juk jaap = Project A 2( Visual )

22 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After defeating the evil Pirate Lo on the high seas, Dragon (Jackie Chan) is assigned to lead the local police force. But he soon discovers that police corruption is running wild right under his nose. When Dragon is framed for a jewelry robbery, he must fight to clear his name while battling with a group of spies, pirates and revolutionaries
The legend of the swordsman( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before retiring from the martial arts world, Ling Huchong found his lover, Yingying missing. Tracking down a band of Japanese who were suspected of kidnapping Yingying, Lin discovered that Yingying was trying to locate her missing father who was imprisoned by his own brother--Asia. Lin helped Ying rescued her father, and they together defeated Asia
Xiao ao jiang hu er zhi Dongfang Bubai = Swordsman II( Visual )

21 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A martial arts melodrama. Wandering swordsman battles an archvillain who castrated himself in order to attain the ultimate skills in esoteric kung fu
Once upon a time in China II by Hark Tsui( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Huang Fei-hung (Li), the legendary Cantonese martial arts master and folk hero, gets involved with the White Lotus Sect, who believe their magic makes them invulnerable to weapons
Once upon a time in China & America( Visual )

19 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in Chinese and English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The sixth and final installment in the explosive Once Upon a Time in China film series follows the story of legendary hero Wong Fei-Hung (martial arts superstar Jet Li, HERO, The Expendables) and his action-packed journey to America. Joined by Club Foot (Xin Xin Xiong) and Aunt Yee (Rosamund Kwan) the intrepid travelers set out to visit Buck Teeth So (Chan Kwok-Pong) who has set up a respectable medical clinic in America. During their arduous cross-country trip the trio are ambushed by a hostile Native American tribe. With fearless Wong in an amnesiac state they find themselves in a cruel and dangerous land where newcomers are despised and exploitation of the Chinese minority is a recognised norm. Produced by the legendary Tsui Hark (A Better Tomorrow), directed by Sammo Hung, featuring dynamic choreography and lightning paced martial arts sequences, Once Upon A Time In China and America is a fistful of action, capturing the relentless fighting spirit of the genre"--Container
Fu gui lie che = Shanghai express( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Chinese and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man buys all the property in his hometown to improve it, then robs the local train and forces the passengers to spend money in his town
Mao xian wang = Dr. Wai in "the scripture with no words"( Visual )

18 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in Chinese and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Action movie about a news reporter who fabricates a love story about a Japanese spy and Shanghai daredevil
Shi wang zheng ba = Fighting for king( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in Chinese and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the end of Qing Dynasty, Empress Cixi tells the Primary Minister Li Hong Zhang to call on all the Kungfu masters to participate in a competition for the honor of Lion King of China. Zhao Tianba a local hooligan tries to win the title so he fights a fierce wrestling with Huang Feihong but fails in the end.--Package
Operation Condor( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jackie plays a fortune hunter whose ex-girlfriend is kidnapped and held for ransom by an evil cult! Then, things really kick into high gear when her fiancé, an old friend of Jackie's, turns to him for help in finding and delivering the kidnappers' lone demand: the priceless Armour of God!
Jackie Chan's project A, Jackie Chan's project A2, Dragon lord( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jackie Chan's Project A: Jackie Chan rocks the high seas as Dragon, a determined coast guard officer on patrol in late 19th century Hong Kong. As he battles with a ruthless syndicate in a seemingly never-ending struggle for control of the dangerous waters ; Jackie Chan's Project A2: After defeating the evil Pirate Lo on the high seas, Dragon is assigned to lead the local police force. But he soon discovers that police corruption is running wild right under his nose. When he's framed for a jewelry robbery, Dragon must fight to clear his name while battling with a group of spies, pirates and revolutionaries who want to see him go down hard ; Dragon Lord: Lifelong best friends, Dragon and Cowboy, become rivals over a beautiful girl and then regain their friendship when they uncover a plot to smuggle precious Chinese antiques out of the country. But foiling the illegal operation won't be easy"--Container
Wei Sili: Lan xue ren = The Wesley's mysterious file by Weiqiang Liu( Visual )

14 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wesley is a member of the United Nation Aliens Analyzing Agency, and no stranger to extraterrestrial sightings. This time he finds himself face to face with fong, a blueblooded alien stranded on earth. Wesley and his girlfriend So promise to help Fong, but they must first combat FBI's powerful X Unit, who intends to capture Fong for their experiments. Making matters worse is the arrival of two aliens from Fong's home planet, determined to kill anyone that prevents them from retrieying their own species
Zuo tou = Hands in the hair( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aini used to be a local beauty in Huaihai Lu, Shanghai. With the time passes by, she still lives a normal life. She feels that she is out of date. She goes to the hairdresser's constantly
Margaret Cho( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and Chinese and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A riveting action saga and moving tale of a hardened man in search for his soul and his beloved. Separated from his lover and imprisoned for a crime he did not commit, Tong must kill other prisoners in order to survive. His skills land him in the "Assassination Factory", a place that turns men into trained assassins
Zai jian jiang hu = Long good bye( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Chinese and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A former Vietnamese soldier becomes a professional killer in Hong Kong
 
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Alternative Names
Ewan, Rosamund

Ga Wei Guan.

Guan, Ga Wei.

Guan, Zhilin

Knan Rosamund 1962-....

Kwan Ga Wai 1962-....

Kwan, Rosamund, 1962-

Quan Chi Lâm

Rosamund Kwan actrice

Rosamund Kwan attrice cinese

Rosamund Kwan Chinees actrice

Rosamund Kwan Hong Kong actress

Розамунд Кван

Ռոզամունդ Կվան

روزاموند کوآن بازیگر چینی

กวน จือหลิน

관지림

關之琳

关之琳, 1962-

关之琳 香港女演员

關珮琳

關芝琳

芝琳

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